Chopta Region Temple Tours

Apart from serving as the base to Tungnath – Chandrashila trek, the picturesque Chopta valley is home to several other significant temples nearby. Temple tour in Chopta will cover iconic temples of the region taking you through snow-clad mountains, verdant meadows, and lofty alpine trees.

Below are some of the prominent temples that you can visit in Chopta Region and nearby.

Temples around Chopta Region

  • Tungnath Temple:
    3.5 kms trek from Chopta to reach this amazing temple of Lord Shiva. Part of Panch Kedar Temples, it is the highest temple of Lord Shiva in the world.
  • Sri Markandeshwar Temple in Makku village:
    It is the winter seat of Tungnaht Mahadev, when Tungnath Temple is closed. It is around 28 kms from Chopta in Makku Village also known as Makkumath.
  • Hanuman Temple in Baniyakund
    A small temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman, was built by the owner of Mayadeep Hotel of Chopta. It is located on the main road in Baniyakund
  • Omkar Ratneshwar Mahadev Mandir in Sari Village
    This temple is located in Sari Village, just half kms walk from the village on the way to Deoriatal Lake.

Temples near chopta on Gopeswar Road

Temples near Chopta in Ukhimath Region

  • Ukhimath Omkareshwar Temple
    Located at an elevation of 1,300 mts ,UkhimathOmkareshwar Temple which is also known as winter Kedarnath, is a temple dedicated to Kedarnath and Madhyamaheshwar. The temple is situated in the town of Ukhimath which is about 30 km from Chopta.
  • Vishwanath Temple in Guptkashi
  • Kalimath Temple

Other Temples in Close Proximity of Chopta

  • Kartikswami Temple
    Kartikswami Temple is dedicated to Lord Kartikeya, Lord Shiva’s elder son. Located at an elevation of about 3000 mts, the temple is located at an extremely scenic location offering 360° panoramic views of the Himalayas. The 3 km trek to Kartikswami Temple from Kanakchauri goes through one of the most scenic trails of the Himalayas.
  • Kalpeshwar Temple
  • Kedarnath Temple
  • Triyuginarayan Temple
  • Madmaheshwar Temple
    Surrounded amidst snow-clad mountains and rhododendron and oak forests Madhyamaheshwar Temple is one of the Panch Kedars dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is located at an elevation of 3,497 mts and is situated about 40 kms from Ukhimath.
  • Koteshwar Mahadev Temple
    Located 6 kms from Rudraprayag, Koteshwar Mahadev Temple is a cave temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is believed to have meditated in the caves of the temple on his way to Kedarnath. The temple lies on the banks of Alaknanda River and you’ll reach the temple by climbing down the steps.
  • Karma Jeet Temple
  • Basukedar Temple
  • Indrasani Mansa Devi Temple

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